Stocks dove on Monday ahead of the first presidential debate. Financial and healthcare stocks led the pack into the red, while Deutsche Bank shares cratered to a record low after weekend reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel will...Show More Summary
Bloomberg: Germany Sees ‘No Grounds’ for Speculation Over Deutsche Bank Aid. (video) Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government sees “no grounds” for speculation over state funding for Deutsche Bank AG, her chief spokesman said, pushing back against a magazine report that the German leader has ruled out any such aid. Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday said the European Union needed to establish migrant deals with Egypt and Tunisia along the lines of the agreement it already has with Turkey.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, stung by several setbacks at the ballot box over her refugees policy, was due in Vienna Saturday for potentially tense talks with the leaders of countries along the Balkan migrant route. They includeShow More Summary
Authored by George Frideman via MauldinEconomics.com, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President François Hollande, and Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi met Aug. 22 on an Italian aircraft carrier. They said they were meeting to talk about European policy after Brexit. Show More Summary
With a German federal election little more than a year away, how’s it looking for Chancellor Angela Merkel? That’s a good question. Over the weekend, her party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), won a disappointing 17.6 percent of the vote in a regional election in Berlin, one of Germany’s 16 Länder (or states). This was […]
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's veteran finance minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, jumped to the defense of her conservatives' Bavarian sister party in the latest twist in a row over migrants that is damaging her re-election prospects.
US President Barack Obama made a special thank you to Chancellor Angela Merkel and Germany on Tuesday at the United Nations, praising her for doing "the right thing".
Angela Merkel, Germany's chancellor, speaks during a news conference following a meeting of European Union (EU) leaders at Bratislava castle in Bratislava, Slovakia, on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016. Merkel vowed to do everything she can to hold the European Union together in the face of a populist backlash, saying the [...]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel took partial responsibility for her party's worst performance in a Berlin state election, acknowledging Monday that her government's policies at the national level were a factor. Merkel pledged to work harder to address people's concerns, particularly on migrants....
Angela Merkel has endured a torrid time of it of late, facing harsh criticism from her own allies over her refugee policy. But a mea culpa offered on Monday won the Chancellor praise.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel admitted to mistakes in her handling of the refugee crisis on Monday after the second state election drubbing for her CDU party in two weeks. Can she make peace with her Bavarian sister party and will she run for a fourth term next year?
Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she would turn back time if she could to better prepare Germany for last year’s migrant influx, striking a conciliatory tone and taking some blame for her party’s drubbing in a Berlin city vote on Sunday. Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU)...
Sunday was not a happy day for the Chancellor of Germany’s political party. Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union was ousted from power after...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her refugee policies were partly to blame for her conservative party's thrashing in state elections.
German chancellor takes responsibility for poor Berlin poll result over chaotic scenes at borders and train stations in 2015 Angela Merkel has taken responsibility for her party’s disastrous showing in Sunday’s Berlin state election, admitting mistakes in her handling of last year’s refugee crisis. Show More Summary
Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged Monday that there would be no repeat of last year's "chaotic" border opening to refugees, after a stinging loss for her party in Berlin elections.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she accepted her share of responsibility for her conservatives' drubbing in a Berlin state vote on Sunday when voters punished the party for her refugee-friendly migrant policy.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered a fresh setback on Sunday as voters flocked to an insurgent far-right party in a Berlin state election. Merkel’s CDU took just 17.6 percent of the vote in elections to the Berlin state legislature,...Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party on Monday digested another stinging poll loss, in Berlin state elections, and the relentless rise of the right-wing populist AfD which rails against her liberal refugee policy. With one year to...Show More Summary